Ref. No. Exh/Algeria/2604 Date: 5th November, 2019
TO MEMBERS OF THE COUNCIL
Sub: Invite Participation in TEXSTYLE EXPO, Algiers from February 25-27, 2020
We are pleased to inform you that the Synthetic and Rayon Textiles Export Promotion Council (SRTEPC) is mobilising participation of its member companies in “TEXSTYLE EXPO”, 4th Algeria Fashion & Tex Exhibition in a dedicated “India Pavilion” to be held at Algiers in Algeria from 25th - 27th February, 2020 at CIC --Centre International De Conferences d'Alger, Algeria. This Fair is under MAI grant from the Ministry of Commerce, Govt. of India.
Why Algeria for organizing participation in the Expo?
Algeria along with Turkey is the ‘Gateway to Europe’ for exporters and also acts as the sourcing point for smaller markets in West and North Africa
Algeria is one of the largest markets of Textiles in Africa with a growing and young population
The domestic textile and leather market is valued at US$ 4 billion
Free Trade Agreements with European Union, COMESA and Arab World gives local manufacturers both Tariff -free and quota –free access programme
The Algerian textile industry is seen as a job creator and is part of the economic stimulus package launched by the government. Exemption from Vat and custom duties,
Cheap labor costs make it an attractive market
The European Union is Algeria's main trading partner and accounts for 67% of Algeria's exports and thereby offers huge scope for Indian exporters.
Main categories of visitors expected to attend this upcoming event are Professionals, Manufacturers, Suppliers, Traders, Distributors, Retailers, Importers, Exporters, Key Decision Makers.
Three editions of TEXSTYLE-EXPO gathered more than 400 national and international exhibitors
Algeria imported US$ 2 billion of textiles and clothing during 2018 from various markets.
However, Algeria‘s import of textile and clothing from India during 2018 was US$ 38 million (2.07% only)
Algeria’s import of Man-made fibre textiles from the Global market in 2018 was US$ 8.01 billion. However, import of Man-made fibre textile by Algeria from India was only US$ 20.25 million accounting for Yarn 2.52% of its total import of MMF textiles in 2018.
Product share in India’s export of MMF textiles to Algeria were Fabrics (US$ 1.61 Mn) 6%, Yarn (US$ 5.51 Mn) 22.71%, Made-ups (US$ 15.57 Mn) 64% and Fibre (US$ 1.57 Mn) 6%
Main MMF textile items imported by Algeria from India include Polyester Filament fabrics, Polyester Blended fabrics, Polyester Viscose fabrics, Polyester Filament Yarn, P/V Yarn, Shawls/scarves, Muffler, etc.
Major countries supplying MMF textiles to Algeria are China, Turkey, Saudi Arabia, India, Belgium, Spain etc.
Products on Display:
TEXTILE Raw Material, Yarn, Fabrics, Non-Woven Textile, Smart Textile, Furnishing, Haberdashery & Accessories, Home Linen
APPAREL Ready To Wear, Garment, Hosiery, Lingerie, Workwear, Sportswear, Fashion Accessory
LEATHER Leather, Leatherette, Tannery, Accessory, Leather Clothing, Shoes & Bags
DESIGN & PRINT Design and fashion, Professional formation center, Textile printing, Serigraphy & flocking. Dye and Textile ink, Textile printing, Textile printing on Textile
Benefits of Participation :
Rs. 85,000 for 6 sqmtrs
Rs.1,35,000 for 9 sqmtrs
GST – Not Applicable
10 booths of 6 sqm and
10 booths of 9 sqm each.
A fully equipped booth of 6 sqm. & 9 sqm. with carpet tiles, wall elements, fascia board with company name,1 table, 2 chairs, 1 wall hanger or 1 yarn shelf, 1 spot light, 1 power socket, 1 dustbin.
For 9 sqm. booth you will be given additional 1 spot light.
Two side open booths will be allotted on first-come-first served basis.
Additional Benefits provided by SRTEPC:
Terms & Conditions:
MAI subsidized “One Company-One Booth”. Free to book any number of booths of your choice at market cost of the same.
“First-come-First served” 20 companies only with MAI subsidized participation fee.
Council will suggest names of Travel Agency for booking tickets. Payment for stay in Hotel will be made directly by participants.
Last date to receive Application with full payment is 30th November, 2019.
80% Cancellation charge, if participation is withdrawn on or before 7th December, 2019.
No refund will be available, if participation is withdrawn on any date thereafter.
Request to Apply Immediately:
Member-companies to immediately reply by confirming their participation with filled in “Application Form”, along with payment, latest by 30th November, 2019.